What is the opposite word to "mainstream"?

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  • JOHN B
    Lv 6
    1 decade ago
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    The best choice depends on how you are using the word "mainstream", and in what context.

    The opposite of the meaning of a word is called an "antonym" .

    Here are some antonyms of various meanings of "mainstream":

    Antonyms: abnormal, above par, atypical, exceptional, extraordinary, unusual

    Source: Roget's New Millennium™ Thesaurus, First Edition (v 1.3.1)

    Antonyms: border, edge, exterior, outside, periphery, circumference

    Source: Roget's New Millennium™ Thesaurus, First Edition (v 1.3.1)

    Antonyms: exceptional, infrequent, rare, uncommon, unusual

    Antonyms: different, exceptional, occasional, rare, special, uncommon

    Antonyms: excellent, exceptional

    Source: Roget's New Millennium™ Thesaurus, First Edition (v 1.3.1)

    Antonyms: outside

    Source: Roget's New Millennium™ Thesaurus, First Edition (v 1.3.1)

    Antonyms: abnormal, atypical, uncommon, unusual

    Source(s): various websites for thesaurus entries for "mainstream"
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  • labath
    Lv 4
    3 years ago

    Mainstream Synonym

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  • Anonymous
    5 years ago

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    What is the opposite word to "mainstream"?

    Source(s): word quot mainstream quot: https://shortly.im/tc3Oi
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  • Manuel
    Lv 4
    3 years ago

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  • Rose
    Lv 7
    1 decade ago

    Backwater

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  • tosha
    Lv 4
    3 years ago

    I often end up asking the same question on other sites

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  • 4 years ago

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    at ease for the army ..but other meanings coule be neglect or relax .. so many .....kr

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  • 1 decade ago

    Avant-garde

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Divergent.

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  • Angie
    Lv 4
    1 decade ago

    Independent, self thinking

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